01-0417R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A NEIGHBORHOOD MATCHING GRANTS FUND AGREEMENT WITH THE EASTERN LITTLE LEAGUE ASSOCIATION IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $9,838.

BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:

        RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into a neighborhood matching grants fund agreement substantially in the form of that on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. _________, with the Eastern Little League Association in an amount not to exceed $9,838, payable from Fund 0100, Agency 700, Org. 1417, Obj. 5490.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:   This resolution is to authorize a neighborhood matching grants fund agreement with the Eastern Little League Association in the amount of $9,838.  The funds would be used for purchasing AgLime for base paths, excavating on-site, and installing a new fence and a batting cage.  The association has outlined $6,950 in matching funds through donations and sweat equity, which exceeds the required match of $4,919.  Other components of the project include placing sod and top soil on the field.